Call of the Blue Hen

September 15, 2011 under CANR News

Channel 6 Action News anchor and UD alum, Matt O’Donnell, visited the CANR farm this week to visit our blue hens for a segment about the new “Call of the Blue Hen” that will be played at home football games after the Fightin’ Blue Hens score a touchdown.

Watch the segment online by clicking here.

Many thanks to animal and food sciences instructor, Bob Alphin, for his work on the segment.


UDairy Creamery now at UD Basketball Games

November 12, 2010 under CANR News, Events

The UDairy Creamery has announced that it will sell ice cream at all University of Delaware women’s and men’s home basketball games this season. Hoops and Scoops will kick off Friday, Nov. 12, when the Fightin’ Blue Hens take on the University of Maryland Baltimore County at 7 p.m. at the Bob Carpenter Center.

The Delaware women’s basketball team will play 14 games at the Bob Carpenter Center this season. The UD men will have 12 home games this year, including their home opener versus Howard University on Friday, Nov. 19, at 8 p.m.

“Fan response at our few appearances during the 2009-2010 season was tremendous,” says Katy O’Connell, communications manager for the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. “We are excited to have the Creamery back at the Bob.”

Current ice cream flavors are vanilla, chocolate marshmallow, butter pecan, orange Creamsicle, black raspberry, strawberry, cookies and cream, and mint chocolate chip. The creamery anticipates being able to offer peach and coffee in the near future.

Visit the UDairy Creamery website or Facebook page for details on game day promotions, coupons, and more.

Individual basketball game tickets can be purchased in person at the UD Athletic Ticket Office in the Delaware Field House on Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Tickets can also be purchased at the Bob Carpenter Center Ticket Office on Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and at the Trabant University Center Ticket Office on Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Game tickets can be bought by phone at (302) 831-2257, and can also be purchased online through Ticketmaster.


UDairy Ice Cream to be sold at Women’s Basketball Home Opener on Dec. 11

December 8, 2009 under CANR News

For the first time, UDairy ice cream will be available at the Bob Carpenter Center at the highly-anticipated home opener for the University of Delaware women’s basketball team on Friday, Dec. 11.

Enjoy a scoop to watch some hoops when the Fightin’ Blue Hens take on Navy at 7 p.m.

Read the full story on UDaily.